The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in England with a requirement for DataStage skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited DataStage over the 3 months to 27 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily and hourly rates are treated separately in these statistics. When calculating contractor rate percentiles, daily rates are never derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

IBM InfoSphere DataStage
UK / England
3 months to
27 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 550 562 556
Rank change year-on-year +12 -6  
Contract jobs citing DataStage 51 61 70
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 0.12% 0.12% 0.14%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 0.53% 0.56% 0.59%
Number of daily rates quoted 34 37 40
Median daily rate £475 £440 £463
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +7.95% -4.86%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £365 £348 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £560 £605
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £413 £425
% change year-on-year +9.09% -2.94%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -

DataStage is in the database and business intelligence skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in England with a requirement for database and business intelligence skills.

Contract Database & Business Intelligence Skills
England
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for database and business intelligence skills 9689 10804 11890
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in England 22.40% 21.79% 23.68%
Number of daily rates quoted 6398 7400 7873
Median daily rate £450 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £300 £280
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £383 £350
% change year-on-year +4.57% +9.28%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 130 180 173
Median hourly rate £31.00 £31.14 £26.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -0.43% +19.75%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £12.67 £15.68
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £49.00 £52.17
UK excluding London median hourly rate £38.00 £31.14 £26.00
% change year-on-year +22.04% +19.75%  

DataStage
Job Vacancy Trend in England

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in England citing DataStage as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Database & Business Intelligence category.

Job vacancy trend for DataStage in England

DataStage
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing DataStage in England.

Contractor daily rate trend for DataStage in England

DataStage
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in England

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing DataStage in England over the 3 months to 27 June 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for DataStage in England

DataStage
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for contractor hourly rates quoted in IT jobs citing DataStage in England.

Contractor hourly rate trend for DataStage in England

DataStage
Contract Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing DataStage within the England region over the 3 months to 27 June 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
London +4 23 £500 -6.97% 1
Yorkshire +36 6 £425 +36.00% 1
North West +22 6 £450 +22.44%
South West +6 4 £388 - 1
South East +2 4 £475 +15.15% 1
West Midlands +19 2 - - 2
East of England -5 2 £425 -5.55%
DataStage
UK

For the 6 months to 27 June 2017, IT contractor jobs citing DataStage also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the England region with a requirement for DataStage.

1 88 (75.21%) ETL
2 50 (42.74%) SQL
3 46 (39.32%) Oracle
4 43 (36.75%) Data Warehouse
5 42 (35.90%) IBM
6 36 (30.77%) Data Modelling
7 34 (29.06%) IBM InfoSphere
8 33 (28.21%) Finance
9 31 (26.50%) Informatica
10 29 (24.79%) DB2
10 29 (24.79%) Agile Software Development
10 29 (24.79%) Banking
11 27 (23.08%) Migration
12 23 (19.66%) Data Migration
13 20 (17.09%) Talend Open Studio
13 20 (17.09%) Talend
13 20 (17.09%) XML
14 19 (16.24%) Linux
14 19 (16.24%) Data Analysis
15 18 (15.38%) Business Intelligence
15 18 (15.38%) Relational Database
16 17 (14.53%) Analytics
17 16 (13.68%) Teradata
18 15 (12.82%) SQL Server
19 14 (11.97%) Investment Banking
20 13 (11.11%) Windows
20 13 (11.11%) Translating Business Requirements
21 12 (10.26%) ERwin
21 12 (10.26%) Big Data
22 11 (9.40%) Data Quality

DataStage
Co-occurring IT Skills in England by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 7 (5.98%) Apache Spark
2 6 (5.13%) SAS
3 4 (3.42%) Gentran
3 4 (3.42%) JBoss
3 4 (3.42%) Mule ESB
3 4 (3.42%) WebSphere
4 3 (2.56%) Confluence
4 3 (2.56%) IBM Notes
5 2 (1.71%) Apache Pig
5 2 (1.71%) CICS
6 1 (0.85%) Apache
6 1 (0.85%) IIS
6 1 (0.85%) Jupyter
Applications
1 2 (1.71%) Weka
2 1 (0.85%) Microsoft Excel
2 1 (0.85%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 2 (1.71%) FastStats
1 2 (1.71%) FastStats PeopleStage
1 2 (1.71%) Oracle EBS
2 1 (0.85%) Oracle Retail
Cloud Services
1 8 (6.84%) Boomi
2 4 (3.42%) GitHub
3 1 (0.85%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (0.85%) Bluemix
3 1 (0.85%) IBM Cloud
3 1 (0.85%) Slack
Database & Business Intelligence
1 43 (36.75%) Data Warehouse
2 34 (29.06%) IBM InfoSphere
3 29 (24.79%) DB2
4 18 (15.38%) Relational Database
5 15 (12.82%) SQL Server
6 12 (10.26%) Big Data
7 11 (9.40%) Pentaho
8 10 (8.55%) Hadoop
9 8 (6.84%) Apache Hive
9 8 (6.84%) Data Lake
10 7 (5.98%) HBase
10 7 (5.98%) MySQL
11 6 (5.13%) QlikView
11 6 (5.13%) RDBMS
11 6 (5.13%) Star Schema
12 5 (4.27%) NoSQL
12 5 (4.27%) Oracle Database
12 5 (4.27%) Oracle Reports
12 5 (4.27%) QualityStage
12 5 (4.27%) SAP Data Services
Development Applications
1 20 (17.09%) Talend Open Studio
2 12 (10.26%) ERwin
3 11 (9.40%) PowerDesigner
4 6 (5.13%) Git (software)
5 4 (3.42%) Eclipse
6 3 (2.56%) Ant
6 3 (2.56%) JIRA
7 2 (1.71%) ChangeMan
7 2 (1.71%) Oracle APEX
8 1 (0.85%) IBM UrbanCode
8 1 (0.85%) Jenkins
8 1 (0.85%) Team Foundation Server
8 1 (0.85%) Travis CI
8 1 (0.85%) Visual Studio
General
1 33 (28.21%) Finance
2 29 (24.79%) Banking
3 14 (11.97%) Investment Banking
4 11 (9.40%) Back Office
5 7 (5.98%) Retail
6 4 (3.42%) Financial Institution
7 3 (2.56%) Front Office
8 1 (0.85%) Dutch Language
8 1 (0.85%) Legal
8 1 (0.85%) Retail Banking
8 1 (0.85%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 51 (43.59%) Developer
2 25 (21.37%) Analyst
3 22 (18.80%) DataStage Developer
4 19 (16.24%) Data Analyst
5 16 (13.68%) Consultant
6 15 (12.82%) Architect
7 14 (11.97%) ETL Developer
8 11 (9.40%) DataStage Consultant
9 9 (7.69%) Data Warehouse Developer
10 8 (6.84%) Data Architect
11 7 (5.98%) Teradata Developer
12 6 (5.13%) Business Intelligence Developer
12 6 (5.13%) DataStage ETL Developer
12 6 (5.13%) DataStage Specialist
12 6 (5.13%) Technical Leader
13 5 (4.27%) Applications Developer
13 5 (4.27%) Salesforce Developer
14 4 (3.42%) Big Data Analyst
14 4 (3.42%) Financial Analyst
14 4 (3.42%) Service Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 20 (17.09%) XML
2 11 (9.40%) XML Messaging
2 11 (9.40%) XML Schema
3 8 (6.84%) Visualforce
4 7 (5.98%) REST
4 7 (5.98%) SOAP
5 5 (4.27%) Middleware
6 4 (3.42%) EDI
7 3 (2.56%) Apache Tez
7 3 (2.56%) PySpark
8 2 (1.71%) .NET
8 2 (1.71%) Web Services
9 1 (0.85%) D3.js
9 1 (0.85%) Django
9 1 (0.85%) ggplot
9 1 (0.85%) HTML
9 1 (0.85%) JSON
9 1 (0.85%) Matplotlib
9 1 (0.85%) Node.js
9 1 (0.85%) Seaborn
Miscellaneous
1 11 (9.40%) SWIFT
2 7 (5.98%) Analytical Skills
3 5 (4.27%) Data Structures
4 4 (3.42%) DataPower
4 4 (3.42%) Mainframe
4 4 (3.42%) Management Information System
5 3 (2.56%) NHS
6 2 (1.71%) Algorithms
6 2 (1.71%) IBM Mainframe
6 2 (1.71%) VSAM
7 1 (0.85%) Enterprise Software
7 1 (0.85%) Equities
7 1 (0.85%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
7 1 (0.85%) Hedge funds
7 1 (0.85%) Linux Command Line
7 1 (0.85%) PDA
7 1 (0.85%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 19 (16.24%) Linux
2 13 (11.11%) Windows
3 11 (9.40%) Unix
4 1 (0.85%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 88 (75.21%) ETL
2 36 (30.77%) Data Modelling
3 29 (24.79%) Agile Software Development
4 27 (23.08%) Migration
5 23 (19.66%) Data Migration
6 19 (16.24%) Data Analysis
7 18 (15.38%) Business Intelligence
8 17 (14.53%) Analytics
9 13 (11.11%) Translating Business Requirements
10 11 (9.40%) Digital Transformation Programme
10 11 (9.40%) Stakeholder Management
11 9 (7.69%) Data Integration
11 9 (7.69%) Performance Tuning
12 8 (6.84%) Investment Management
13 7 (5.98%) Change Data Capture
13 7 (5.98%) Data Architecture
14 6 (5.13%) Data Transformation
14 6 (5.13%) Kimball Methodology
14 6 (5.13%) SDLC
14 6 (5.13%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 50 (42.74%) SQL
2 10 (8.55%) Python
3 9 (7.69%) PL/SQL
4 8 (6.84%) Apex Code
5 6 (5.13%) Shell Script
6 5 (4.27%) Java
7 4 (3.42%) R
8 3 (2.56%) C
8 3 (2.56%) Perl
9 2 (1.71%) COBOL
9 2 (1.71%) JavaScript
10 1 (0.85%) Bash Shell
10 1 (0.85%) Korn
10 1 (0.85%) PHP
Qualifications
1 2 (1.71%) Degree
2 1 (0.85%) CCDP
2 1 (0.85%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (9.40%) Data Quality
1 11 (9.40%) ISO 20022
2 7 (5.98%) SLA
3 3 (2.56%) QA
System Software
1 2 (1.71%) Apache Flume
2 1 (0.85%) Oracle RAC
2 1 (0.85%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
Systems Management
1 3 (2.56%) Oozie
2 2 (1.71%) HP Quality Center
3 1 (0.85%) Control-M
3 1 (0.85%) Nagios
3 1 (0.85%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 46 (39.32%) Oracle
2 42 (35.90%) IBM
3 31 (26.50%) Informatica
4 20 (17.09%) Talend
5 16 (13.68%) Teradata
6 10 (8.55%) Cognos
6 10 (8.55%) Netezza
6 10 (8.55%) SAP
7 8 (6.84%) Dell
7 8 (6.84%) Salesforce.com
8 6 (5.13%) Ab Initio
8 6 (5.13%) Tableau
9 4 (3.42%) Apigee
9 4 (3.42%) IBM Sterling
9 4 (3.42%) MicroStrategy
9 4 (3.42%) Vertica
10 3 (2.56%) Lavastorm
10 3 (2.56%) Lotus
10 3 (2.56%) Microsoft
10 3 (2.56%) MuleSoft
West Midlands
TEKsystems
Rate: £450 - £500 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
TEKsystems
Rate: £400 - £500 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
Gloucester, Gloucestershire
Hydrogen Group
Rate: £400.00 - £500.00 per day
Posted: 3 days ago